Ocean View, DE Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
18
Total Crimes
806.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.61%
Below National Average
3 out of 35
In Delaware
2,615 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Ocean View, DE?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ocean View is 806.8 per 100,000 people. That's -65.61% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -66.29% lower than the Delaware total crime rate of 2,393.3 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Ocean View SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
4

How Does Ocean View Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Ocean View
/ 100k People
Delaware
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 18 806.8 2,393.3 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.4 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 70.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 89.6 327.1 279.7
Violent Crime 2 89.6 431.9 387.8
Burglary 3 134.5 254.2 314.2
Larceny 12 537.9 1,538.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 1 44.8 168.7 246.0
Property Crime 16 717.2 1,961.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Ocean View

2
Violent Crimes
89.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-76.88%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,115.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ocean View each year. That compares to a 1 in 231.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ocean View is 89.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -76.88% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -79.24% lower than the Delaware violent crime rate of 431.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ocean View

16
Property Crimes
717.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-63.38%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 139.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ocean View each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ocean View is 717.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.38% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -63.44% lower than the Delaware property crime rate of 1,961.4 per 100,000 people.

Ocean View Crime Compared To Delaware Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Delaware.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Ocean View

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Ocean Pines, MD 11,710 67 572.2 555.1 17.1
Lewes, DE 3,378 38 1,124.9 1,065.7 59.2
Selbyville, DE 2,585 53 2,050.3 1,740.8 309.5
Rehoboth Beach, DE 1,573 106 6,738.7 6,293.7 445.0
Bethany Beach, DE 1,268 63 4,968.5 4,968.5 0.0
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